The app industry is bigger than ever, especially with the rise in app sales during the last week of 2011. This could be the year to put a little more attention into the app you use to promote your business or start an app company of your own.
In its most recent report, Flurry estimated that a record-breaking 6.8 million iOS and Android devices were activated on Christmas Day, along with an equally record-breaking 242 million application downloads. Studying the data from December 25 â€“ December 31, additional records were set, now for the highest number of device activations and app downloads of any week in history. Over the holiday â€œpower week,â€ Flurry estimates that over 20 million iOS and Android devices were activated, and 1.2 billion applications were downloaded.